This is an exceptional opportunity for a graduate chemical or mechanical engineer to work within the Fluid Handling division of Crane Co, a US multinational which specialises in highly engineered products in niche markets. This high profile role will project manage every aspect of a major multi-million dollar order, exposing you to a high level of responsibility and visibility with exceptional career opportunities for high performers. The role is within Crane ChemPharma and Energy who design and manufacture a variety of high performance valves.
The breadth of this role, from order intake to delivery, will give you fast development as well as applying your academic and practical expertise in both technical and commercial fields. Responsibilities will include direct interface with customers, processing customer project quotes and orders in a timely and accurate manner, overseeing all technical aspects such as sizing and specifying valves, together with all the commercial aspects of the project and managing the overall completion of the project by co-ordinating the engineering, manufacturing, distributors, subsidiaries, customers and the field sales force to ensure project order requirements are met on time.
Such breadth of responsibility demands an exceptional graduate (or masters/doctorate) engineer who has the confidence to take on new challenges and the humility to learn from others. This may be your first role or you may feel constrained by your current role and want to make a greater overall contribution to a business whilst utilising your technical expertise. You will have excellent project management, organisational and IT skills, and whilst you may not currently have any commercial experience, you will need strong business acumen. You will have outstanding interpersonal, relationship building and communication skills.
Exceptional opportunity is a much over-rated term. The above role speaks for itself.
This is not only a key role for the business but it is a key developmental role within the Crane Co. group. It provides an opportunity to acquire a complete understanding of the company’s business, and we are looking for a candidate with the potential, drive and commitment to make a difference, deliver results and grow to become a Crane business leader of the future. Crane Co. operates a world-class Intellectual Capital Review process which is a key element in the overall management of the business and in which executives and managers at all levels continually participate – the process is action-oriented, designed to provide the training and development opportunities, experiences and coaching for those managers who can deliver results. The successful candidate who can produce results can expect a career development plan with the aim of providing a fast-track path to business leadership.
What we are looking for
Accepted degree subjects
- chemical engineering
- mechanical engineering
- materials science
- engineering management
Additional job details
- Competitive salary
Very competitive base salary plus 10% bonus plus benefits + relocation together with unrivalled career opportunities
How to apply
If you are interested in this career opportunity, please send your CV and a covering letter to Crane Co.'s retained consultant Daniel McDonald.
Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 25 November 2019
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Closing date: Continuous recruitment